The applicant is requesting Tree Removal Permit approval to remove one heritage tree to accommodate a fire truck turnaround on a lot in unincorporated Kentfield currently undergoing construction under a separate permit. The tree proposed for removal is a 30-inch Redwood, which qualifies as a heritage tree per the Marin County Development Code Section 22.130.030.
A Tree Removal Permit is required pursuant to Marin County Development Code Section 22.62.020 because more than one “protected” tree is proposed to be removed.
Zoning: RSP-1 (Residential Single Family Planned)
Countywide Plan Designation: SF3 (Rural/Residential)
Community Plan: Kentfield/Greenbrae